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Z240 SFF Beep Code 3.3 (Graphics)

Q: Z240 SFF Beep Code 3.3 (Graphics)

Greetings nbsp We've purchased Dells for years but recently started (Graphics) 3.3 Beep Z240 SFF Code giving HP a look The first unit I received just stopped working during deployment testing and gives me long beeps red LED with short beeps white LED According to the manual this translates to The embedded controller has timed out waiting for BIOS to return from nbsp graphics initialization I couldn't Z240 SFF Beep Code 3.3 (Graphics) find any specific troubleshooting steps for this error so I did the following based on the testing I was doing nbsp - Cleared CMOSThe system wouldn't boot after applying BIOS settings using the HP BIOS Configuration Utility so maybe something went wrong there That said I applied settings with this tool multiple times before on the same system without issue nbsp but thought it was worth a start Here's my config file nbsp BIOSConfig Legacy Boot Options Disable Enable Legacy Boot Order HDD USB CDROM SATA HDD SATA NETWORK EMBEDDED UEFI Boot Options Disable Enable Configure Legacy Support and Secure Boot Legacy Support Enable and Secure Boot Disable Legacy Support Disable and Secure Boot Enable Legacy Support Disable and Secure Boot Disable- Swapped video cards Nvidia Quado K with a known good card We bought two units for testing so I had an identical system to swap from - Swapped memory - Reseated all cables nbsp Any ideas on what else I should try before sending it back
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A:Graphics resolution on Z240

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A:beep code

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Welcome to TSG

Now when you turn the system on do you get anything on the monitor?
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A:Beep Code


What memory(Ram) do you have in that PC??
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After checking Bios Central and FAQ's here, it appears I have a video adapter error. I've taken the video card out, put it in, sworn at it etc, etc...but still the beeps.

Would it also be the case that my video card is knackered?

I'd appreciate some advice guys n girls before I burn another lump of cash..

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A:Beep Code..

One way to check for certain if it is you video card that`s fried, is to try it in another system.

However, the beep codes are usually quite accurate. Therefore, if it says your video card is broken, then probably it is.

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A:Beep Code from my laptop!

Not sure what bios you have. Does it tell you when you are booting?

Take a look at this.

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A:Help interpreting PC beep code

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There are so many versions of your computer it's hard to say what your beep codes mean. Some were made with pentium processors others were made with celeron. some are desktop, some are workstations.

I found this, but it may not even apply. Depends on your motherboard. It would help if we knew exactly what parts your particular PC was made with. It's extremely unhelpful when a certain model of PC applies to several very different hardware configurations. It's even more frustrating when the manuals don't have a list of beep codes and their meanings. Precisely why I hate manufactured PC's. I searched all manuals for your PC and this is all I could find about beep codes.

CAUTION: Some models support ECC memory and some support
non-ECC memory. For those systems that do support ECC, Compaq
does not support mixing ECC and non-ECC memory. Doing so will
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A:mobo beep code

Look in the back of your motherboard's brochure for details or Upgrading and Repairing PC's 19th Edition. It should be OK, but my mobo had no speaker to hook up so no beeps.
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A:I am having beep code problems


The closest thing I could find is 1 short beep and 8 long... that is a video card problem. You should try to reseat (remove and reinstall the cards on your computer... one may have come loose. I would also suggest to check all of the cables to see if they are still tight. If that doesn't work, let us know some information about the computer, including the type of Motherboard/BIOS you have.
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A:beep code problem

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A:P4S800 no display and beep code

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Solved my problem!

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A:Need help w/ beep code for ABIT-KG7 raid

RAM errors? Overheating errors? BIOS need to be reset?
I suggest you edit your post to a proper one, since your post do not contain useful info. making a good thread will be better for everyone.

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Now when booting I seem to get 2 tiny beeps (could be the keyboard) then about 10 seconds later 9 beeps. Nothing loads, no display. This link shows beep code errors.

C2D E6420
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Hi buddy,

To be honest it?s not easy to say what is causing the problem because it could be everything and Satellite Pro 6100 is pretty old notebook.

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Before we can even investigate you need to update these drivers.

The pre 2009 version of this driver is a known BSOD cause.

Please visit this link: Asus tek computer inc. -support- drivers and download p7p55d le

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. -Support- Drivers and Download P7P55D LE
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Please run the below tests.

System File Check

Run a system file check to verify and repair your system files.
To do this type cmd in search, then right click to run as administrator, then

It may need to be run up to three times before successful

Read here for more information SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

Let us know the results from the report at the end.

Event viewer.

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Try and run Intel's CPU test -
I don't have any other ideas for you other than that.
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Hate to do this, but bump?

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A:Beep code 4-2-3-3 when ATI HD5770 inserted into Supermicro C2SBX board

At the risk of being insulting:

Did you remove the Catalyst suite before swapping cards?

I'm not sure whether the machine would properly recognize the swap if the old drivers stayed.

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Beep Code Possible Problem
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Two - No RAM detected
NOTE: If you installed or
replaced the memory module,
ensure that the memory module
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Beep codes are handled by your mobo I believe.

edit sorry misread your post. Can't be of help there. Might wanna call tech support, it should be free.

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Thanks for writing to us. 
Is the system saving the date and time or does it goes back to any different date/time? 
Please update the BIOS from the tag#--submit--drivers and downloads--operating system--install the bios.
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A:HP Z240 Workstation TPM PPI

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A:Graphics Card (Code 43)

Replace the video card
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